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Deserts
vapor
Fahrenheit
sagebrush
evaporate
The change of state from a liquid to a gas
A temperature scale with the freezing point of water 32 degre…
A small plant that has leaves with a strong smell and that gr…
To change from a liquid to a gas
vapor
The change of state from a liquid to a gas
Fahrenheit
A temperature scale with the freezing point of water 32 degre…
10 terms
Deserts
erosion
adaptation
oasis
barren
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
A characteristic that improves an individual's ability to sur…
A fertile place in a desert where there is water and vegetati…
not productive, bare, infertile... cằn cỗi
erosion
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
adaptation
A characteristic that improves an individual's ability to sur…
24 terms
Deserts
Deserts
Rain Shadow
Oasis
Arabian Desert
Receive less than 10 inches of rain in a year.
As a cloud rises up the mountain, it loses moisture. By the t…
Place in the desert where water and plants are found.
Rich in oil.
Deserts
Receive less than 10 inches of rain in a year.
Rain Shadow
As a cloud rises up the mountain, it loses moisture. By the t…
8 terms
Deserts
The desert in North Africa is...
Antarctica is a..
Cold deserts are covered in
Hot deserts are covered in
hot
a cold desert
ice
sand
The desert in North Africa is...
hot
Antarctica is a..
a cold desert
12 terms
Deserts
Because it is covered with (solid) wat…
The world's second largest desert, but…
Its' chief claim to fame is the rain s…
It is a large region, not all of which…
Antarctica
Sahara Desert
Atacama Desert
Kalahari Desert
Because it is covered with (solid) wat…
Antarctica
The world's second largest desert, but…
Sahara Desert
deserts
What is one unique feature of any dese…
How much precipitation do most deserts…
Deserts near the _____ have the highes…
All deserts have many different change…
dry and aridity
less than 10" of rain
equator
nighttime
What is one unique feature of any dese…
dry and aridity
How much precipitation do most deserts…
less than 10" of rain
Deserts
Arid
Vegetation
erosion
sparse
of land or a climate - having little or no rain; too dry or b…
plants considered collectively, especially those found in a p…
the process of eroding or being eroded by wind, water, or oth…
thinly dispersed or scattered:
Arid
of land or a climate - having little or no rain; too dry or b…
Vegetation
plants considered collectively, especially those found in a p…
20 terms
Deserts
What percentage of the world is desert?
How much rain do areas classified as d…
What type of ocean current creates a d…
A desert in South Africa
30%
Less than 250mm per year
Cold
Kalahari
What percentage of the world is desert?
30%
How much rain do areas classified as d…
Less than 250mm per year
Deserts
Sahara
Kalahari
Gobi Desert
Arabian Desert
upper africa
low part of africa
china upper border
on the saudi peninsula
Sahara
upper africa
Kalahari
low part of africa
9 terms
Deserts
Atacama
Kalahari
Mojave
Australian
Atacama
Kalahari
15 terms
Deserts
Arid
Desert
Evaporation
Precipitation
Dry climate or land
An area of land where less than 250 mm of rain falls per year
When a liquid turns into vapor or gas
Water reaching the surface of the Earth (for example, rain, s…
Arid
Dry climate or land
Desert
An area of land where less than 250 mm of rain falls per year
DESERTS
stretch
dune
aerial
slope
extend, lengthen
A hill or ridge of sand piled up by the wind
somehow related to the air
A surface of which one end or side is at a higher level than…
stretch
extend, lengthen
dune
A hill or ridge of sand piled up by the wind
Deserts
deserts are areas with _________ clima…
deserts usually get less then ______ i…
deserts cover _____% of the Earth's su…
two types of deserts:
dry
10
30
low latitude, rainshadow
deserts are areas with _________ clima…
dry
deserts usually get less then ______ i…
10
16 terms
Deserts
1.1 What are deserts?
1.2 In what climate zone are most dese…
1.3 What is the largest desert in the…
2.1 Name the three items that can cove…
Deserts are places that get fewer than 10 inches of rain per…
Most deserts are found in tropical climates.
The Sahara Desert is the largest desert in the world. The Sah…
The three items that can cover deserts are sand, mountains,an…
1.1 What are deserts?
Deserts are places that get fewer than 10 inches of rain per…
1.2 In what climate zone are most dese…
Most deserts are found in tropical climates.
36 terms
Deserts
Deserts Characterisitcs
Air Movement Movement is
Zone of no- movement
• Size Categories
o Wind velocity increases with height above ground ... o Less fr…
Forward across land surface ... Upward, downward, side to side
Air moves very little if at all
o Sand ... o Dust
Deserts Characterisitcs
o Wind velocity increases with height above ground ... o Less fr…
Air Movement Movement is
Forward across land surface ... Upward, downward, side to side
32 terms
Deserts
Hyper-Arid Desert
Arid Desert
Semi-Arid Desert
Evaporation
Less than 25mm of rainfall per year occurs in these types of…
Between 25mm and 200mm of rain falls in these deserts.
Between 200-500mm of rain falls in these deserts.
This has to be greater than precipitation in a desert region.…
Hyper-Arid Desert
Less than 25mm of rainfall per year occurs in these types of…
Arid Desert
Between 25mm and 200mm of rain falls in these deserts.
7 terms
Deserts
Gobi Desert
Kalahari Desert
Sahara Desert
Thar Desert
Gobi Desert
Kalahari Desert
11 terms
deserts
little
few
dry
wet
not a lot
not many
no water or a little water
getting a lot of water
little
not a lot
few
not many
Deserts
Great Basin;
Atacama
Patagonia
Sahara
America
Chile
Argentina
North Africa
Great Basin;
America
Atacama
Chile
Deserts
Antartica
Sahara desert
Atacama Desert
Gobi desert
solid water... Ernest Shackleton had to abandon ship because he…
Second worlds largest desert... atlas mountains... dominated by roc…
hottest desert
Asia's second largest desert... silk road... dinosaur eggs and foss…
Antartica
solid water... Ernest Shackleton had to abandon ship because he…
Sahara desert
Second worlds largest desert... atlas mountains... dominated by roc…
12 terms
Deserts
Sahara Desert
Mojave Desert
Gobi Desert
Kalahari Desert
This desert has inhabitants by the names of Berbers and Targe…
This desert lies between the Great Basin and the Sonoran Dese…
Asia's second largest desert is bordered on the north by the…
Africa is home to this desert, which only part of is consider…
Sahara Desert
This desert has inhabitants by the names of Berbers and Targe…
Mojave Desert
This desert lies between the Great Basin and the Sonoran Dese…
24 terms
Deserts
Tundra
Arid
Hot Desert
Cold Desert
An extremely cold, dry biome climate region characterized by…
Extremely dry
Are deserts that have high temperatures and lack vegetation.
Are deserts that have low temperatures and long winters.
Tundra
An extremely cold, dry biome climate region characterized by…
Arid
Extremely dry
24 terms
Deserts
Tundra
Arid
Hot Desert
Cold Desert
An extremely cold, dry biome climate region characterized by…
Extremely dry
Are deserts that have high temperatures and lack vegetation.
Are deserts that have low temperatures and long winters.
Tundra
An extremely cold, dry biome climate region characterized by…
Arid
Extremely dry
12 terms
Deserts
Because it is covered with (solid) wat…
The world's second largest desert, but…
Its' chief claim to fame is the rain s…
It is a large region, not all of which…
Antarctica
Sahara Desert
Atacama Desert
Kalahari Desert
Because it is covered with (solid) wat…
Antarctica
The world's second largest desert, but…
Sahara Desert
9 terms
Deserts
Desert weather
Little water
desert nights
adaptations for organisms in desert
sunny, hot, dry
many plants cannot grow
freezing temperatures
adapt to extremes in temperature and very little water
Desert weather
sunny, hot, dry
Little water
many plants cannot grow
Deserts
A desert is............
Living in a desert is like.............
The deserts in Africa are..............
The desert in Australia is............…
A landforms that are dry. Deserts have less than 10 inches of…
When People, Animals, and Plants have to adapt to the environ…
The Kalahari and Sahara Deserts. The Sahara Desert is the big…
The Outback. Only ten percent of the population live in the d…
A desert is............
A landforms that are dry. Deserts have less than 10 inches of…
Living in a desert is like.............
When People, Animals, and Plants have to adapt to the environ…
12 terms
Deserts
Antarctica
Sahara Desert
Atacama Desert
Kalahari Desert
This desert is covered with (solid) water, it is somewhat sur…
The world's second largest desert, but its largest hot desert…
Inthe rain shadow of the Andes which makes it the driest (hot…
This desert is known for its red sand, large game reserves (m…
Antarctica
This desert is covered with (solid) water, it is somewhat sur…
Sahara Desert
The world's second largest desert, but its largest hot desert…
14 terms
Deserts
oasis
thorn
vast
stretch
оазис
колючка
огромный, обширный
растягиваться,... простираться
oasis
оазис
thorn
колючка
Deserts
Deserts have both
Deserts cover
Deserts are characterized by
Hot deserts exist in
hot and cold temperatures/environments
25% of earths land
No permenant flowing streams... Less than 10in rain annually
◦ Low latitudes... ◦ Low elevations... ◦ Far from oceans
Deserts have both
hot and cold temperatures/environments
Deserts cover
25% of earths land
11 terms
Deserts
deserts
animals
Dry
people
lonely place ,warm , Sandy
animals live in the dessert are the camels
the land in the desert is very dry
people live in the desert ,, people walk in the desert
deserts
lonely place ,warm , Sandy
animals
animals live in the dessert are the camels
Deserts
plants
people
dry
deserts
living things that do not move from place to place
living beings humans
without water
very dry places
plants
living things that do not move from place to place
people
living beings humans
19 terms
Deserts
Antarctica
Sahara Desert
Atacama Desert
Kalahari Desert
Because it is covered with (solid) water, it is somewhat surp…
The world's second largest desert, but its largest hot desert…
Its' chief claim to fame is the rain shadow of the Andes whic…
It is a large region, not all of which is arid enough to qual…
Antarctica
Because it is covered with (solid) water, it is somewhat surp…
Sahara Desert
The world's second largest desert, but its largest hot desert…
10 terms
Deserts
los postres
el chocolate
el pastel
los panqueques
desert
chocolate
cake
pancakes
los postres
desert
el chocolate
chocolate
11 terms
Deserts
Sahara
Kalahari
Gobi
Arabian
Sahara
Kalahari
45 terms
Deserts
What percentage of earth do deserts co…
Three Characteristics of Deserts
What is a desert?
Hot Deserts
25% of land surfaces
Extreme dryness (may be hot or cold) ... Specialized ecosystems…
Land so arid that ... -evaporation prevents permanent surface wa…
Exist at low latitudes, low elevations, and are far form oceans
What percentage of earth do deserts co…
25% of land surfaces
Three Characteristics of Deserts
Extreme dryness (may be hot or cold) ... Specialized ecosystems…
Deserts
Chihuahuan
Mojave
Sonoran
Great Basin
Which desert is a rain shower desert caused by high mountains…
Which desert is a rain shower desert and the smallest and dri…
Which desert's rainy season means that it has more species of…
Which desert is a temperature desert rather than a hot desert?
Chihuahuan
Which desert is a rain shower desert caused by high mountains…
Mojave
Which desert is a rain shower desert and the smallest and dri…
6 terms
Deserts
Frightening
Australia
Sahara
Firewood
terrifying
Sydney
A huge desert stretching across most of North Africa
Wood to be burned on a fire
Frightening
terrifying
Australia
Sydney
33 terms
Deserts
Atacama
Badlands
Bledowska
Chihuahua
located in Northern Chile west of the Andes; driest non-polar…
rocky, arid region in South Dakota
eastern Poland; only desert in Europe
straddles U.S.-Mexico border; second largest desert in North…
Atacama
located in Northern Chile west of the Andes; driest non-polar…
Badlands
rocky, arid region in South Dakota
11 terms
deserts
animals
deserts
plants
dry
living things that can move from place to place
very dry places
living things that do not move place to place
without water
animals
living things that can move from place to place
deserts
very dry places
7 terms
deserts
le fromage
la glace
les fruites
le biscuit
cheese
ice cream
fruit
cookie
le fromage
cheese
la glace
ice cream
Deserts
ice cream
smores
cookies
gummybears
cold yummy many flavors and can be in a cone
gramcracker, choclate, marshmellow
yummy usally round
yummy chewy
ice cream
cold yummy many flavors and can be in a cone
smores
gramcracker, choclate, marshmellow
12 terms
Deserts
El flan
El arroz con leche
El Pastel
El pastelito
Baked custard
Rice pudding
Cake
Cupcake
El flan
Baked custard
El arroz con leche
Rice pudding
12 terms
Deserts
Aquifer
Arid
Delta
Deposition
Layers of rock through which water flows; a store for undergr…
An area with little rainfall and plant life
A flat plain at the mouth of a river
The laying down of material carried by rivers, wind, ice, oce…
Aquifer
Layers of rock through which water flows; a store for undergr…
Arid
An area with little rainfall and plant life
20 terms
Deserts
Subtropical Desert
Continental Desert
Rainshadow Desert
Coastal Desert
-20-30 degrees N and S latitude... -Caused by global wind circul…
Deep in continental interiors
Lee side of mountain ranges
Cold upwelling seawater
Subtropical Desert
-20-30 degrees N and S latitude... -Caused by global wind circul…
Continental Desert
Deep in continental interiors
34 terms
deserts
25% of the earths land surface
dry, hot or cold
<15%
hot deserts
deserts cover what percent of eath
desert characteristics
percent of vegitaiton
found at low latitudes and elevations. far from oceans
25% of the earths land surface
deserts cover what percent of eath
dry, hot or cold
desert characteristics
24 terms
Deserts
Gobi
Gobi
Gobi
Gobi
The first fossilized dinosaur eggs were found in this desert
The Altai Mountains lie to the north of this desert
This desert is located in northern China and southern Mongolia
The Alashan Plateau/Region is in this desert
Gobi
The first fossilized dinosaur eggs were found in this desert
Gobi
The Altai Mountains lie to the north of this desert
Deserts
El flan
La galleta
El helado
Chocolate
Custard
Cookie
Ice cream
Chocolate
El flan
Custard
La galleta
Cookie
20 terms
Deserts
Antarctica
Arabian Desert
Atacama Desert
Chihuahuan Desert
The world's largest desert (even though much of the continent…
(Asia: Arabian Peninsula) A large desert region occupying mos…
(South America: Chile) The driest non-polar desert in the wor…
(North America: U.S. & Mexico) The desert region dominating n…
Antarctica
The world's largest desert (even though much of the continent…
Arabian Desert
(Asia: Arabian Peninsula) A large desert region occupying mos…
38 terms
Deserts
Desert
5 Classes of Deserts:
Subtropical deserts
Deserts formed in rain shadows:
A region that is so arid (dry) that it supports vegetation on…
1. Subtropical deserts... 2. Deserts formed in rain shadows... 3. C…
Form because of the regional pattern of air cumulation in the…
Air flows over the sea toward a coastal mountain range, and a…
Desert
A region that is so arid (dry) that it supports vegetation on…
5 Classes of Deserts:
1. Subtropical deserts... 2. Deserts formed in rain shadows... 3. C…
11 terms
Deserts
Sahara
patagonian
Australian
Atacama
North africa
to the east of the atacama
inland Australia
west side of South America
Sahara
North africa
patagonian
to the east of the atacama
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